The ADAM Team


Lisa Bainham, President

Lisa began her career as a Dental Nurse in 1993, and after qualifying she joined Steve Lomas in 1998 who was starting up a new practice in Crewe. She had aspirations to follow a managerial role and this provided her with the perfect opportunity... 18 years on...

altVacant, Vice President


Niki Boersma, Financial Director

Niki is Practice Manager at Identity Individual Dental Care in Billingham, County Durham. She and her husband run a Guest House in Thirsk, North Yorkshire.


Elaine Simmons, Regional Mentor, North West


Vacant, Regional Mentor, South West

Liz is Area Manager for six Dental Practices and Internal Moderator for NEBDN Course run by Smile Teaching & Training at Devon Dental Centre of Excellence. She and her husband live in a village on the edge of Dartmoor in Devon.


Penny Bettany, Regional Mentor, Central Southern

I was born in Cornwall, after A levels went to uni in Plymouth and took Social Policy and Administration, gaining a BA (hons) and some good memories. I was a stay at home mum for several years, but my first marriage broke up and I came to work as a receptionist at Princes Street Dental Practice in Yeovil. Within a year I was deputy practice manager, and when my predecessor retired, I became the manager. I have worked here for over 15, full time. I am married, with 3 lovely sons and 3 lovely stepdaughters.


Hina Mistry, Regional Mentor, North East

Hina has been a Practice Manager at R Dental Clinic in Bradford, since 2011. She lives in Leeds and has a background in Oral Health Promotion and Nutrition.

This article was posted on Saturday 7 July 2007